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  • The Real Crisis In The Auto Industry Thursday, 5 Feb 2009 | 8:55 AM ET
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    The suppliers are now talking with the Treasury Department about getting $20.5 Billion in federal aid. These guys are hurting, close to collapsing, and on the verge of blowing a hole through the auto industry.

  • Job Cuts Keep Coming—Is Your Firm On the List? Wednesday, 4 Feb 2009 | 11:55 AM ET
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    More companies announced layoffs this week as the employment picture continued to dim. Clorox, Time Warner Cable and Fidelity National Financial were among the latest names on Wednesday to announce job cuts.

  • The Losers (And A Few Winners) In Dismal Auto Sales Wednesday, 4 Feb 2009 | 8:43 AM ET
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    When auto sales plunge 37%, it may seem like I'm piling on pointing out the auto makers who really struggled during the worst month for the industry in 27 years.

  • Stocks Snap Losing Streak as Merck Soars Tuesday, 3 Feb 2009 | 4:26 PM ET

    Stocks ended higher Tuesday, snapping a three-day losing streak, as an earnings beat from Merck and better-than-expected housing report gave the market a boost.

  • Is Anyone Out There Still Buying Cars & Trucks? Tuesday, 3 Feb 2009 | 4:02 PM ET

    All right, before you fire off an e-mail to me and tell me to "get a clue" because tens of thousands of people did buy a new car or truck last month, take a deep breath. Exhale.

  • Bulls: We're Close To A Bottom Tuesday, 3 Feb 2009 | 3:22 PM ET

    Once again, a midday drop in the dollar has led to a (modest) rally in stocks. This happened yesterday. Traders are not stupid (they're just poor).

  • Ford

    Ford reported January sales dropped 42 percent, which is far worse than the estimate on Wall Street of a decline of 31 percent. On the surface, this would appear to support concerns that the auto market has not stabilized. I'm not sure that is a fair conclusion. Here's why.

  • Job Cuts Keep Coming—Is Your Firm On the List? Tuesday, 3 Feb 2009 | 11:57 AM ET
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    Another day, another round of corporate layoffs.  Liz Claiborne and PNC Financial Services became the latest companies to announce job cuts on Tuesday

  • January Auto Sales: Expect Cold Numbers Tuesday, 3 Feb 2009 | 10:00 AM ET
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    Strange as it sounds, January auto sales could wind up being worse than the dismal numbers we saw in December. While that may lead some people to think the auto market and consumer are getting weaker, the reality could be far different.

  • If Obama Blesses Natural Gas... Monday, 2 Feb 2009 | 9:22 PM ET

    This sector's taken a bit hit lately. But if Washington smiles on this alternative fuel, at least one stock might do well.

  • GM, Chrysler Offer New Retirement, Buyout Packages Monday, 2 Feb 2009 | 5:37 PM ET
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    General Motors and Chrysler are offering blue-collar employees another round of buyout and early retirement offers as the automakers try to cut their work forces and reduce expenses, union officials said.

  • Dow Slides Into February; Techs Gain Monday, 2 Feb 2009 | 5:16 PM ET

    Stocks started off February mixed as banks took a hit from worries about the so-called "bad bank" plan, while techs got a boost from anticipation that they will benefit from government spending on tech and telecom infrastructure.

  • More Layoffs Announced—Is Your Firm On the List? Monday, 2 Feb 2009 | 3:34 PM ET
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    A major US retailer announced job cuts Monday amid worries about the fate of the stimulus plan, while a big Wall Street firm has further job cuts in store, according to reports.

  • Stocks Falter Amid Worries About Stimulus Monday, 2 Feb 2009 | 2:28 PM ET

    Stocks started February in the red amid worries about the fate of the stimulus plan and the economy but pared their losses after a better-than-expected reading on the manufacturing sector.

  • More Layoffs Announced—Is Your Firm On the List? Monday, 2 Feb 2009 | 1:28 PM ET
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    A major US retailer announced job cuts Monday amid worries about the fate of the stimulus plan and the economy.

  • Stocks Falter Amid Worries About Stimulus Monday, 2 Feb 2009 | 12:10 PM ET

    Stocks started February in the red amid worries about the fate of the stimulus plan and the economy but pared their losses after a better-than-expected reading on the manufacturing sector.

  • One Month Down, Two To Go For GM And Chrysler Monday, 2 Feb 2009 | 9:36 AM ET
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    For GM and Chrysler, this is when the good stuff will start happening. After a month of seeing relatively little from GM and Chrysler about how they plan to restructure their operations, we could be on the verge of a couple busy months.

  • Super Sunday Coming Out Party For Hyundai Friday, 30 Jan 2009 | 9:47 AM ET
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    In truth, few Super Bowl car ads ever really stick with viewers. Think about it? How many can you remember? Aside from Cadillac's "break through" ads featuring Led Zeppelin, few have staying power.

  • Stocks Snap Winning Streak as Banks Retreat Thursday, 29 Jan 2009 | 4:50 PM ET

    Stocks snapped their winning streak Thursday, sliding at the open as investors cashed in their bank chips.

  • Stocks Slide as Banks, Insurers Retreat Thursday, 29 Jan 2009 | 2:35 PM ET

    Stocks snapped their winning streak Thursday, sliding at the open as investors cashed in their bank chips.